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Submitted By: David Eisenstadt on Jul 10, 2008
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Camping scene at the Triple Crown, Hound Ears, Oct...
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  • Description 

    Hound Ears is NOT a climbing destination and is included here only for reference purposes. Hound Ears is one site in the annual Triple Crown bouldering competition and is open ONLY during the comp. Climbing here at any other time is strictly forbidden.


    18 Total Routes


    ['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',6],['2 Stars',4],['1 Star',6],['Bomb',0]
    ['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',1],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',10],['V4-5',3],['V6-7',3],['V8-9',1],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

    The Classics

    Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Hound Ears:
    The Blade   V6 7A     Boulder, 20'   
    Champagne Jam   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ E1 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 50'   
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    SF leading Champagne Jam. Triple Crown Oct. 09

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    Photos of Hound Ears Slideshow Add Photo
    the scene
    the scene
    waiting for the starting gun. TC Oct .09
    waiting for the starting gun. TC Oct .09
    SF dodging the top rope on Champagne Jam
    SF dodging the top rope on Champagne Jam
    Air Jesus
    Air Jesus
    That is a BIG boulder.
    That is a BIG boulder.
    Comments on Hound Ears Add Comment
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    By Ben Sachs
    Oct 13, 2008

    Not black granite, this is quartzite.

    By David Eisenstadt
    From: orlando,florida
    Nov 10, 2008

    woops, my bad :)